ashen-faced

ashen-faced

adj
very pale
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ashen-faced

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Ashen-faced Johnson looked grim as his game fell apart in a five-over 77.
Ashen-faced Steve Gibson and the club top brass watched sternly from the directors' box and when asked later what he thought of the booing he quipped: "I started it.
She is also shown lying on an examination table looking ashen-faced in a medical gown as a doctor talks her through the treatment plan for a mystery illness.
At first he was dismissed as some modern urban legend, a latter-day Hickey the Fire Bobby, but more and more crooks began to encounter the ashen-faced backdated copper.
When Duterte walked into the restaurant a few minutes later, the arrogant smoker turned ashen-faced and immediately dropped his cigarette and stepped on it, PiAol said.
It was a very moving ritual, which my husband was very proud and excited to be a part of, but naturally, the conversation before and after turned towards other religious initiation traditions, most prominently the one that often takes place on the kitchen table as a bunch of calm women and increasingly ashen-faced men look on.
Gorgeous of voice and sensual by nature are the Three Ladies (Camilla Roberts, Emma Carrington and Maire Flavin), while the capering henchmen and even priests are all ashen-faced, seemingly raised from the crypt.
At her new school, she falls for a handsome, ashen-faced boy (Robert Pattinson).
Usually when stars in the Arab celebosphere are caught without their clothes on, they appear ashen-faced and apologetic.
If you see a punter kicking nine bells out of a FOBT, or stumbling ashen-faced out of a casino in the small hours, and he tells you,"I broke even", you are entitled to the odd nagging doubt.
Players sat ashen-faced as their specially chartered Kiev-bound plane was thrown around at 2,000ft as thunder and lightning rumbled around them.
The last feature from the late Claude Miller ("A Secret," "Class Trip") stars an ashen-faced Audrey Tautou and is tastefully upholstered, but the narrative, told in linear fashion rather than using the book's flashback structure, generates little heat, empathy or momentum.